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A Love of Boats (3 per day)

A Group for whole boats and parts of boats

For The Water Taxi Only.. ( incl: Gondola's )

This challenge closed over 3 years ago.

The Challenge

This is the twelth in a series of challenges to do with the type and make of a Boat or Ship…This challenge will be for the WATER TAXI ONLY..
Gondola’s are a Water Taxi and will be accepted….
If you have been to Sydney Australia, small yellow water taxi’s are everywhere on the harbour….
Definition:…..A water taxi or water bus, also known as a commuter boat, is a watercraft used to provide public transport, usually but not always in an urban environment.
Click HERE or see cover image for an example of what we are looking for.


Judging / Voting Criteria

The main feature of the image MUST be the Water Taxi type of boat.
….NO small Yachts // Rowing Boats // or Ferries.….
Any image of a Boat other than that of a Water Taxi will be rejected,
The owner of the image MUST be a member of this group.
The image MUST be submitted and accepted into the group prior to judging.
All voting will be carried out and the winner be chosen by members within the group.

Rewards & Prizes

The winning entry will have a link Thumbnail placed on the groups Homepage.
A Challenge Winner’s Banner.
A chance to get extra exposure in our Forum.
Applause from fellow group members.
The Fun of it.

Additional Information

Definitions taken from Wikipedia.
If you have already won a challenge with a specific image in A Love of Boats, then please choose another one.
Please ensure that your image has been accepted into the group.
You can check this by clicking on the red edit button top right hand side of the screen, then on the drop down ‘my works.

Cover Image: The Annie Mellor by Tom Gomez


The Top Ten

Traffic on the Grand Canal by Tom Gomez

Traffic on the Grand Canal by Tom Gomez was voted the most popular entry in this challenge with 7 votes.

  • Venice Scene by WILT
  • Bike To Boat To Land by phil decocco
  • Water Taxi by wolftinz
  • Canałasso by andreisky
  • Approaching Rain by Thomas Barker-Detwiler
  • In the belly of the dragon..... boat that is! by Nancy Richard
  • Venice of the North - Vaporetto by M-EK
  • Gondola on lake Bled (Slovenia) by Arie Koene
  • Aquabus by Lesliebc

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